Why Firewalls and Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS) Fall Short on DDoS Protection

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This Arbor Networks white paper examines why IPS devices and firewalls fail to stop DDoS threats. It also describes how an intelligent DDoS mitigation system (IDMS) offers an ideal solution by enabling a layered defense strategy to combat both volumetric and application-layer DDoS attacks.